Tagged by 2020: Looking ahead

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Lassy comes home

Worth your time is this raucous treatment of 'African Rumble' drawn from the great Finnish tenorist Timo Lassy's Live at Savoy Theatre Helsinki in a new arrangement by Ricky-Tick Big...

Published: 24 Jan 2020. Updated: 13 hours ago.

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Ted ahead

On Impulse, a label even more, to some, revered than Blue Note from You Already Know to be released at the end of February: here's Ted Poor, a drummer hardly...

Published: 18 Jan 2020. Updated: 6 days ago.

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Ian Shaw, Iain Ballamy, Jamie Safir, What's New, Silent Wish

“To be able to sing these songs with one of Ronnie Scott’s favourite horn players, Iain Ballamy – whose song choices on this collection were inspiring and meaningful – and...

Published: 18 Jan 2020. Updated: 6 days ago.

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Julia Biel solo lyric vision is a dream

Birdsong at the beginning of 'Shhh' grounds us. There is a perspective here that this tiny inclusion before the piano begins represents. Humans can surely only aspire and pay homage...

Published: 11 Jan 2020. Updated: 12 days ago.

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3 minute taster

Looking ahead to some choice jazz coming up… Jeremy Pelt… Mwandishi alumni… Moonhooch… a new Ornette book and more. 3-minute listen. Billy Hart, pictured top. Photo: Wikipedia.

Published: 7 Jan 2020. Updated: 17 days ago.

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Mwandishi 4: 80 up this year

Herbie Hancock, Eddie Henderson, Bennie Maupin and Billy Hart, four members of the seminal sextet known as Mwandishi, all celebrate their 80th birthdays this year. Coming together after Herbie Hancock...

Published: 1 Jan 2020. Updated: 23 days ago.

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